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By Ronald T. Sion

Aldous Huxley, writer of 11 novels, is still one of many towering figures of the 20th century, his paintings immune to passing fads in literature. This serious biography explores Huxley's life-long quest for self-actualization by means of interfacing the occasions of his existence with info of the inventive interval that produced every one e-book. The textual content weaves Huxley's letters, essays and interviews with the thematic content material of every novel, supplying a different look at the man's lifestyles and paintings. of maximum value is the depiction of somebody striving for the highbrow development that may yield a valid philosophical and non secular view of existence, one he infused into his paintings.

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